Nishioka succumbs to Federer at U.S. Open

More Sports / Tennis Aug 29, 2018

Nishioka succumbs to Federer at U.S. Open

Roger Federer made light of energy-sapping conditions to brush past Yoshihito Nishioka 6-2, 6-2, 6-4 in his opening match at the U.S. Open on Tuesday. Where other players had slogged through long rallies as the temperature hit 32 degrees Celsius, Federer kept his time on ...

Rikuya Hoshino earns U.S. Open spot as late entry

More Sports / Golf Jun 12, 2018

Rikuya Hoshino earns U.S. Open spot as late entry

Rikuya Hoshino was among the late additions to the U.S. Open field, organizers said Monday. The 22-year-old qualified for his first U.S. Open as he, along with three other alternates from sectional qualifying, were added to complete the 156-player field for the event, which starts ...

Kamiji wins U.S. Open women's wheelchair singles title

More Sports / Tennis Sep 11, 2017

Kamiji wins U.S. Open women's wheelchair singles title

World No. 1 Yui Kamiji earned her third Grand Slam title of the season by winning the women's singles final at the U.S. Open wheelchair championships on Sunday. The top-seeded Japanese beat the second-seeded Diede de Groot of the Netherlands 7-5, 6-2 in the 1-hour, ...